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Media Research & Clearances, Inc.

Media Research &
Clearances, Inc

6520 Platt Avenue
Suite 279
West Hills, CA 91307

A full service entertainment industry rights and clearances company.

Rights Research Delivery
    Experts in worldwide sources of Stock Footage, Archives, Clips, Stills, Music, Graphics, User Generated Internet Content - UGC, Youtube, Social Media and Viral Video Research, Television and Theatrical Clip Licensing, Talent and Likeness Clearance, On-Set Playback, Development and Production Consulting, Project Management and Methodologies to service any Production or Project, large and small.

A full service entertainment industry rights and clearances company.

Rights Research Deilivery
    Experts in worldwide sources of Stock Footage, Archives, Clips, Stills, Music, Graphics, User Generated Internet Content - UGC, Youtube, Social Media and Viral Video Research, Television and Theatrical Clip Licensing, Talent and Likeness Clearance, On-Set Playback, Development and Production Consulting, Project Management and Methodologies to service any Production or Project, large and small.

A full service entertainment industry rights and clearances company.

Experts in worldwide sources of Stock Footage, Archives, Clips, Stills, Music, Graphics, User Generated Internet Content - UGC, Youtube, Social Media and Viral Video Research, Television and Theatrical Clip Licensing, Talent and Likeness Clearance, On-Set Playback, Development and Production Consulting, Project Management and Methodologies to service any Production or Project, large and small.

LICENSING EXPERTS

Licensing Negotiating Deals
    Negotiating your rights and costs is an Art and a Science; It's where your production hinges between what works best and what just works. It can also be a mine field navigating between the legal requirements of your delivery and identifying underlying issues that require additional attention to ensure you are 100% in the clear.

TALENT & GUILD

Talent Clearance
    The licensing and use of Film and Television excerpts requires an extensive knowledge of the procedures to comply with the Studio's, Network's and Guild's requirements. We immediately identify and quantify the common issues and costs involving underlying rights, Talent Clearances, Likeness and Rights of Publicity as well as your SAG, AFTRA, WGA, DGA and AFM obligations so there are no late surprises.

PRODUCTION
EXPERTS

Experts Production
    Production, editing, graphics and post. We know budgeting and delivery. We have worked on some of the most demanding projects in the Entertainment Industry.

LICENSING EXPERTS

Licensing Negotiating Deals
    Negotiating your rights and costs is an Art and a Science; It's where your production hinges between what works best and what just works. It can also be a mine field navigating between the legal requirements of your delivery and identifying underlying issues that require additional attention to ensure you are 100% in the clear.

TALENT & GUILD

Talent Clearance
    The licensing and use of Film and Television excerpts requires an extensive knowledge of the procedures to comply with the Studio's, Network's and Guild's requirements. We immediately identify and quantify the common issues and costs involving underlying rights, Talent Clearances, Likeness and Rights of Publicity as well as your SAG, AFTRA, WGA, DGA and AFM obligations so there are no late surprises.

PRODUCTION
EXPERTS

Experts Production
    Production, editing, graphics and post. We know budgeting and delivery. We have worked on some of the most demanding projects in the Entertainment Industry.

Dedicated and Knowledgeable

Dedicated and Knowledgeable
Start to finish or anything in-between:

Consulting, Budgeting, Sourcing, Research, Negotiating, Licensing, Trafficking, Papering, Administration, License Fees, Rights Grids, Cost Tracking and Deliverables.

Start to finish or anything in-between:

Consulting, Budgeting, Sourcing, Research, Negotiating, Licensing, Trafficking, Papering, Administration, License Fees, Rights Grids, Cost Tracking and Deliverables.

TECHNICAL EXPERTS

Technical Experts Video and Post Production
    Video compression, file formats, meta data, codecs, trafficking content, internet technologies and we even code a little in HTML, CSS, Javascript and Filemaker Pro development. We use dropbox, hightail, Pix, Media Silo, AVID, FCP, Premier Pro, Photoshop and all the technologies you prefer to use.
Hey editorial!
We have you covered…

DELIVERY EXPERTS

Script Clearance Report Licensing
    We created our own software to track every aspect of the clearance process. From licensing notes and costs to talent and guild excerpt payments to EDL based rights grids, we cover every corner of the process ending with painstakingly accurate rundowns and deliverables customized to the delivery requirements of the major networks and studios.

PUBLIC • GOVT • CORP
SOCIAL MEDIA

Stock Footage Research Sourcing Rights Holders
    Mining social networks and using open source intelligence we data scrape public records, government archives and corporate databases to source companies, trademark, individuals, copyright research, historical and special collections and finding rights holders.

TECHNICAL EXPERTS

Technical Experts Video and Post Production
    File formats, video compression, meta data, codecs, trafficking content, internet technologies and we even code a little in HTML, CSS, Javascript and Filemaker Pro development. We use dropbox, hightail, Pix, Media Silo, AVID, FCP, Premier Pro, Photoshop and all the technologies you prefer to use.
Hey editorial!

We have you covered…

DELIVERY EXPERTS

Script Clearance Report Licensing
    We created our own software to track every aspect of the clearance process. From licensing notes and costs to talent and guild excerpt payments to EDL based rights grids, we cover every corner of the process ending with painstakingly accurate rundowns and deliverables customized to the delivery requirements of the major networks and studios.

PUBLIC • GOVT • CORP
SOCIAL MEDIA

Stock Footage Research Sourcing Rights Holders
    Mining social networks and using open source intelligence we data scrape public records, government archives and corporate databases to source companies, trademark, individuals, copyright research, historical and special collections and finding rights holders.
Research Viral Video Social Media Clearance
Research Viral Video Social Media Clearance

"Seen it online…                      
                but can't find it?"

We specialize in sourcing hard-to-find clips, photos and copyright owners.

"Seen it online…        
      but can't find it?"

We specialize in sourcing hard-to-find clips, photos and copyright owners.

"Seen it online…             
            but can't find it?"

We specialize in sourcing hard-to-find clips, photos and copyright owners.

   Projects and Clients   
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  • The Showbiz Show with David Spade
  • 20th Century Fox Television
  • Tosh.0 Viral Video Clip Show
  • Comedy Central
  • Vacation 2015 New Line Cinema
  • New Line Cinema
  • Lewis Black
  • MTV Music Television
  • MTV
  • Warner Brothers Pictures
  • We
  • CBS Paramount Television
  • Real TV Clip Show
  • Bee Gees: In Our Own Time Documentary
  • Guinness World Records
  • Mr. Warmth The Don Rickles Project
  • Pilgrim Studios
  • Sightings TV Program
  • Discovery Channel
  • Revelations Mini-Series
  • NBC Productions
  • grb Entertainment
  • TalkShow with Spike Feresten
  • Worlds Most Amazing Videos
  • Hollywood Wax Museum
  • Dogg After Dark
  • Maximum Exposure Clip Show
  • One vs 100 Game Show
  • Sports Disasters Clip Show
  • Scariest Places on Earth
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